​This 3-Wheeled Murder Machine Is A Blast To Ride

Some folks get their kicks by jumping out of planes. Others like to keep dangerous animals like cobras and tigers in their backyards. There is a thrill in keeping something around that can poison or maul a person to death. Stephen F. collects a different sort of hazard; he gathers 3-wheelers. » 3/13/15 5:03pm 3/13/15 5:03pm

The Perpetual Death And Rebirth Of The Revolutionary Three-Wheeler

Whenever I see an email from any scrappy new startup company touting about how they're going to "revolutionize personal transportation" I can almost always sketch the car they're talking about without even seeing it: a sleek, low, three-wheeled wedge of a car. It's not always the case, but it's pretty incredible how… » 4/10/13 3:30pm 4/10/13 3:30pm

Autorama Blowout! Unsafe at Any Speed - Blown 502 Trike

I think Ralph Nader's infamous title is perhaps more apropos in this situation than in its original context. I first saw this contraption cruising Woodward during the Dream Cruise last summer, but couldn't seem to catch up to it. Now it's cornered quarry and far more dangerous than I'd thought. As mentioned, that's a… » 3/16/07 2:45pm 3/16/07 2:45pm

Can-Am Spyder Website Goes Live, Trike Fanatics Hearts Aflutter

So the Can-Am Spyder is a bit of an oddity, and it was pretty much off everyone's radar, but we're on it like crazy on Congress now. The real deal grown up website is going live at 11:00pm which is like now and that means specs, new pics, maybe some vids, certainly some wacky marketing pitches. I can't promise I'll… » 2/09/07 11:00pm 2/09/07 11:00pm